Feng Shui

Feng Shui is a system for arranging your surroundings in harmony and balance with the natural world around you. In Chinese, the words Feng Shui mean “wind and water.” Feng Shui For Real Life is a contemporary, practical approach that allows you to use what you already have and what you want to acquire […]

Crystal Healing and Chakra Balancing

Selecting the crystals that you work with can be done in several ways. Many people like to choose the stones that they feel drawn to but they can also be chosen through using a book detailing their healing properties. Visualization and meditation can also be used to ask for help in selecting the correct […]

Essential Oils

The essential oils are the aromatic, natural chemical compounds extracted from various parts of a plant: leaves, flowers, stems, roots, or bark. They are in such a potent form that a single drop of essential oil can equal multiple teaspoons of the dried herb.

You can use essential oils aromatically, and topically, as well as […]

The Seven Chakras – A Wheel of Light

The word Chakra means “wheel of light” and signifies one of seven basic energy centers in the body. Each Chakra is a vortex, spinning sacred life-force energy into or out of the body. The Chakra System is a map for the journey through life. Its seven rainbow colors represent the full spectrum of human […]

Ganesh – The Remover of Obstacles

The son of Shiva and Parvati, Ganesha has an elephantine countenance with a curved trunk and big ears, and a huge pot-bellied body of a human being. He is the Lord of success, destroyer of evils and remover of obstacles. He is also worshipped as the god of education, knowledge, wisdom and wealth. In […]

Quan Yin – Goddess of Mercy

Quan Yin is one of the most universally beloved of deities in the Buddhist tradition. Also known as Kuan Yin, Quan’Am (Vietnam), Kannon (Japan), and Kanin (Bali), She is the embodiment of compassionate loving kindness. As the Bodhisattva of Compassion, She hears the cries of all beings. Quan Yin enjoys a strong resonance with […]

Buddha Gestures (Mudras)

There are six major hand gestures of the Buddha (in Sanskrit : mudra)
Meditation (Dhyana Mudra) : The Buddha is usually shown in the Indian manner with straight body. The right leg is positioned above the left leg. Both hands lie flat in the lap, palms facing upward, with the right hand on top of […]

7 Day Candles and Manifestation

Seven Day Candles and their colors are associated with the chakras. They can be used to enhance meditation and well-being in the areas associated with their color. This is particularly true if you are just beginning your visualizations. You are reminded of the positive things you want to bring into your life by seeing […]

Spring Cleaning: How to Perform a Cleansing Ritual

Spring has finally arrived and hibernation has ended! It is a time to let the light in and clear the mind, body, and space around us. There are several tools used to cleanse and heal energies such as Selenite, Sage, and Palo Santo.

What is Selenite?

Selenite is used to clear energy fields and can cleanse […]